About Museums In India

Famous Museums In India

Hawa Mahal deposit of Jaipur town is one among the renowned museums of Bharat, with a honey combed frontage, established by maharaja SawaiPratap Singh at the tip of the eighteenth century, has with it a manuscripts gallery, Armory Gallery, Coin Gallery, besides associate astronomical surprise of a sun-dial.

Maharajah Sawai deposit,also set at Jaipur,which was earlier referred to as Jaipur deposit, exhibits the assorted possessions of Royals,in different sections known as BagghiKhana,Armory Gallery, gallery etc, also can be categorised mutually of the renowned museums of Bharat.

Calcutta Indian deposit, set of Kolkata city, taking the traveler to adulthood documentaries, denosaurs standing of silence, wondrous paintings having conversations with them, having six sections carrying collections of archaeology,Anthropology,Geology,Zoology,Industry and Art, is another renowned deposit of Bharat.

Jaigarh Fort deposit could be a Rajasthani surprise, exciting individuals of the interior of a fort on the tip, with its bailiwick wonders of Rajputna and Mughal kingdoms, with its distinctive feature of a strategically manufacturing plant, is another spot among renowned museums of Bharat.

Karnataka Museum is located at Bengaluru, the State Capital of Karnataka, one of the oldest museums of the country, housing Sandalwood crafts, antiques from Mohenjodaro and terracotta specialties from Mathura, this museum has collections not only depicting Karnataka culture, but also from all the other parts of the country.

National Archives Museum, situated at New Delhi, is unique of the sense it is the depository of old records of Government of India, for the perusal of Administrators and Research scholars.

Salarj Jung Museum, the famous art museum, having collection of nearly one million articles which include sculptures, carvings, paintings, manuscripts, textiles, ceramics, carpets, metallic artifacts, clocks, besides furniture items from other countries like Japan, Burma, Persia, Egypt, Europe etc, most of them contributed by Salar Jung family, is considered one of the famous museums of India and also it is one of the three National Museums of India.

Virasat-e-Khalsa, which was formerly known as Khalsa Heritage Memorial Complex, is one of the famous museums of India, throwing light on the message of peace and brotherhood as envisioned by great Gurus of Sikhism, established of a large complex at Anandpur Sahib of the Rupendernagar district of Punjab State.

Government Museum at Chennai is another classic spot among famous museums of India, with sections exhibiting items of Archeology, Art, Anthropology,  Numismatics, botany, Chemical Conservation, Geology, Children’s artifacts, Zoology, established as early as 1846 AD by the Madras Literary Society.

Museums of Andhra Pradesh

AP State Archaeology Museum, Hyderabad | Birla Science Museum, Hyderabad | City Museum, Hyderabad | INS Kursura, Visakhapatnam | Nizam Museum, Hyderabad | Visakha Museum, Visakhapatnam

Museums of Assam

Assam State Museum, Guwahati | Shankardev Kalakshetra, Guwahati

Museums of Bihar

Patna Museum, Patna | Patna Planetarium, Patna | Srikrishna Science Centre, Patna

Museums of Jharkhand

Ranchi Science Centre, Ranchi

Museums of Chandigarh

Government Museum and Art Gallery, Chandigarh

Museums of National Capital Territory of Delhi

Indian Air Force Museum, Palam, Delhi | Eternal Gandhi Multimedia Museum, New Delhi | National Gandhi Museum, New Delhi | National Handicrafts And Handlooms Museum, New Delhi | National Museum Of Natural History, New Delhi | National Museum, New Delhi | National Rail Museum, New Delhi | National Science Centre, New Delhi | Gandhi Smriti, New Delhi | National Gallery of Modern Art, New Delhi | Nehru Memorial Museum & Library, New Delhi | Parliament Museum, New Delhi

Museums of Goa

Goa Science Center, Panaji | Goa Chitra Museum | Goa State Museum Panaji | Naval Aviation Museum India Vasco Da Gama

Museums of Gujarat

Baroda Museum & Picture Gallery, Vadodara | Gandhi Smarak Sangrahalaya, Ahmedabad | Gujarat Science City, Ahmedabad | Calico Museum Of Textiles Ahmedabad | Kaba Gandhi No Delo Rajkot | Lalbhai Dalpatbhai Museum Ahmedabad | Kirti Mandir, Porbandar | Watson Museum, Rajkot | Kutch Museum, Bhuj | Maharaja Fateh Singh Museum, Vadodara | Sabarmati Ashram, Ahmedabad | Sanskar Kendra, Ahmedabad | Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel National Memorial, Ahmedabad | Swaminarayan Museum, Ahmedabad

Museums of Himachal Pradesh

Library of Tibetan Works and Archives, Dharamsala | Shivalik Fossil Park, Saketi

Museums of Karnataka

Jaya Chamaraja Art Gallery, Mysore | Railway Museum, Mysore | Regional Museum of Natural History, Mysore | Folk Lore Museum, Mysore | Visvesvaraya Industrial And Technological Museum, Bangalore | Indra Gandhi Fountain Park Military Museum, Bangalore | Government Museum & Venkatappa Art Gallery, Bangalore | HAL Aerospace Museum, Bangalore | Karnataka Chitrakala Parishath, Bangalore

Museums of Kerala

Arakkal Museum, Ayikkara | Archaeological Museum, Thrissur | Hill Palace, Thrippunithura | Napier Museum, Thiruvananthapuram | Teak Museum Nilambur, Malappuram | Indo-Portuguese Museum, Kochi | Krishnapuram Palace, Kayamkulam | Mural Art Museum, Thrissur

Museums of Maharashtra

Antarang – Sex Health Information Art Gallery, Mumbai | The Arts Trust – Institute of Contemporary Indian Art, Mumbai | Ballard Bunder Gatehouse, Mumbai | Bhau Daji Lad Museum, Mumbai | Joshis Museum Of Miniature Railway, Pune | Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya, Mumbai | Cowasji Jehangir Hall, Mumbai | Darshan Museum, Pune | Indian Institute for Research of Numismatic Studies, Nashik

Museums of Punjab

National Institute of Sports, Patiala | Sanghol Museum, Sanghol | Science City, Jalandhar | Sikh Ajaibghar, Balongi | Virasat-e-Khalsa, Anandpur Sahib

Museums of Sikkim

Namgyal Institute of Tibetology, Gangtok

Museums of Tamil Nadu

Gandhi Memorial Museum, Madurai | Gass Forest Museum, Coimbatore | Vivekanandar Illam, Chennai | Government Museum, Chennai | Government Museum, Thirukokarnam | Mahakavi Bharathi Memorial Library, Erode | Regional Railway Museum, Chennai

Museums of Uttar Pradesh

Allahabad Museum, Allahabad | Ibn Sina Academy of Medieval Medicine and Sciences, Aligarh | Mathura Museum, Mathura | Sarnath Museum, Sarnath | Swaraj Bhavan (old Anand Bhavan), Allahabad

Museums of Uttarakhand

Forest Research Institute, Dehradun

Museums of West Bengal

Indian Museum, Kolkata